Bipolar Youth Action Group Meeting

Telling Your Story...

December 13, 2014, 4:30 - 7:30pm Location: The Dock @ 3 Fan Tan Alley #300


Let's have an Evening Filled with Fun, Treats and Brainstorming about telling YOUR story for the BIPOLAR YOUTH ACTION PROJECT.

AGENDA FOR THE EVENING

Mingle and Treat Time 4:30-5:30

NUSHA - BYAP Meeting Introduction

Remember about the Recording Station! :)

PRESENTER - ANDREA

5:30 - 6:15pm

BLOGGING 101 WHAT IS BLOGGING?

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WHAT ARE THE DIFFERENT STYLES OF BLOGGING?

What is a PERSONAL BLOG?

Refer to Pink Mirrors on the Bipolar Babe Blog

What is a TOPIC BLOG?


Refer to HealthyPlace.com Andrea's Surviving Mental Health Stigma Blog

Tips for Writing a Blog

WHAT IS A VIDEO BLOG?

How to Survive Mental Health Stigma

PRESENTER - ERIN

What is a RESEARCH BLOG?

Refer to the Power of Partnerships Blog found at: crestbd.ca/blog

PRESENTER - BYAP LEAD - ANNA

BYAP Blogs posted on: www.bipolarbabe.com/blog and www.crestbd.ca/blog


Anna's Blog: Bipolar Youth Action Project - Starting our Journey on Bipolar Babe Blog


Klara' Blog: Laying the Ground Work on CREST.BD Blog


Anna to Discuss their blogging experience with Group and vice versa


-Post blogs to private BYAP Facebook Group?


-Provide Update on Private BYAP Group

BLOGGING FOR BYAP - Led by ANDREA

6:15 - 6:35pm


Leads - Completed blogs for 2014

BYAP Members currently signed up to blog:


1) Julia

2) Alan

3) Cara

4) Don & Kelsey together


Who is next?


PROCEDURE FOR BLOGGING


How will we sign up for blogging list?



Suggestion for Success: Connect (meeting/phone) with last blogger to obtain guidance and offer feedback


Why not read all BYAP blogs and comment on them?

-Located at bipolarbabe.com/blog and crestbd.ca/blog


Anything else to add to make this process a success?


YOUR THOUGHTS!


-Note: Erin will BLOG about Graphic Facilitation Day but will need a youth blog too

What are some other ways we can Share Our Stories?

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BYAP BRAINSTORM - STORY TELLING -Led By Andrea

6:35 - 7:30pm


Instagram?

Photography?

Other social media?

Other?

We want your ideas!


FYI: There are videos online to coach you through various communications methods such as this one below on Instagram. Check it out when you get home if you like! It's only 7 min.

Instagram - Tips & Tricks

CLOSING THOUGHTS, NEXT MEETING, FOLLOW UPS, QUESTIONS, COMMENTS

HAPPY HOLIDAYS & THANK YOU FOR ALL YOUR AMAZING WORK! :)

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